Free Community Dinner
The Springfield Church of Christ will host a free community dinner on Tuesday, Feb. 23 at the building at 972 Chester Road, Springfield. Serving will be from 6 to 6:45 pm, with doors opening at 5:50 pm.
The evening's menu will be ham, mashed potatoes, carrots, rolls, cake and beverages.
Any questions should be addressed to Puggy Lamphere at 886-2670 or Tom Snow at 484-5089.
PVFGA Offers Conservation Camp Sponsor
Precision Valley Fish and Game Association of Perkinsville will sponsor two students to The Green Mountain Conservation Camps for the 2010 summer session. The one-week programs are open June 20 thru Aug. 20 at Lake Bomoseen and Buck Lake.
If an area student ages 12 to 14 is interested please mail your name, address. telephone number and school you attend to The PVFGA- P.O. Box 143- Perkinsville, VT 05151 by March 1,2010.
Visit the club's web-site at www.pvfga.com to discover the many activities we offer.
AMAS's Last Bird Seed Sale
There will be a Bird Seed Sale on Saturday, Feb. 27 at Woodbury Florist at 400 River Street (Route 10/106) in North Springfield from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The sale is sponsored by the Ascutney Mountain Audubon Society.
Library Program on Alaska
The Springfield Town Library on Thursday, Feb. 25 from 7-8 p.m. will host Frank Kelley, middle school teacher at Chester-Andover Elementary School, discussing six weeks he spent in the northernmost part of the USA back in 2008. For more information call 843-2111 or 885-3108.
Reading Talent Show Seeking Acts
Calling all stars to the 7th annual Reading talent night on Saturday, March 27 at 7 p.m.
Don't miss out on this opportunity to showcase your talent.
Rehearsal dates are March 13 and 20 from 9-11 a.m. at the Town Hall in Reading. All acts must be present.
To be a part of the show, contact Chris Titus at 484-5610 or Rayna Bishop at 484-3354.
Free Tax Assistance Via Tax-Aide
Free tax assistance is available through the AARP Tax-Aide program. Trained counselors will be available on an as-needed basis at the Springfield Town Library on limited Wednesday evenings from 5-6 p.m. Appointments can be made by calling or visiting the Springfield Library 885-3108.
Appointments are also available from Feb. 10 through April 15 at the Springfield Library and Chester Newsbank, and March 5 at the Weston Library. Call Jean Lindman at 824-5294 for an appointment in Weston or at NewsBank.
Library Host 1-2-3 Build for Kids
The Springfield Town Library will host "1-2-3 Build!" On Wednesday, Feb. 24 at 3:30 p.m. Kids 5 and up can get creative with our collection of building blocks. For more information, call 885-3108.
Parenting for Prevention Classes
Parenting for Prevention: How to Help Kids be Sensible, Safe and Secure, a popular six week parenting class, is returning to the Springfield Area Parent Child Center on Mondays, Feb. 22 through April 5 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Call the PCC at 886-5242 to register. Free child care provided on a limited basis - call ahead.
Buddhists Discuss Development of Ego
One way to investigate the development of ego is to study the Five Skandhas. We will begin that study with a series of Tuesday evening talks, beginning on Feb. 23, lead by Herb Ferris at Studio Time and Space at 59 Main Street in Springfield.
Baptist Church Hosts Ham Supper
The North Springfield Baptist Church will host a Ham Supper on Feb. 20 from 4-7 p.m. The menu will be ham, mashed potatoes, carrots, cole slaw, rolls, dessert and beverage.
The cost for this all-you-can-eat meal is $9 for adults and $4 for children under 12. Take out is available. You may call ahead to order. The church is at 69 Main Street in North Springfield and is handicap accessible. For details call 886-8107.
Stingrays Spaghetti Benefit Dinner
The Connecticut River Valley Stingrays Swim Team is hosting a Spaghetti Benefit Dinner on Sunday, Feb. 21 from 4 to 7 p.m. at the 56 Main Street Restaurant in Downtown Springfield.
For details contact 885-2568.